Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 62,800 jobs in St George, Utah in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,968 employed persons for the month. St George added 300 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 633 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,800 +300 +3,100
CPS 67,968 +633 +3,945

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

St George, Utah Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for St George as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for St George, Utah

CES employment for St George in March 2017 is at a new high of 62,800.

CPS employment in March 2017 for St George is at a new high of 67,968.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 62,800 300 67,968 633
February 2017 62,500 100 67,335 858
January 2017 62,400 400 66,477 94
December 2016 62,000 -100 66,383 53
November 2016 62,100 0 66,330 143
October 2016 62,100 200 66,187 314
September 2016 61,900 300 65,873 457
August 2016 61,600 800 65,416 494
July 2016 60,800 0 64,922 240
June 2016 60,800 -200 64,682 16
May 2016 61,000 200 64,666 196
April 2016 60,800 1,100 64,470 447